Amid warnings of a power grab, the King County Council took more authority over the arts-funding agency.
The King County Council is considering a proposal that would change how 4Culture currently operates.
Public support has more than doubled since the toll lanes began operating two years ago, but that might not be enough.
The King County Council wants more authority over 4Culture, but the agency and artists aren't happy about it.
For years growth and the housing boom have been uprooting Ballard’s past: New colorful, boxy apartments and condos replace single-family bungalows and craftsman homes.
Most prominent but hardly the only woman mayor along I-5: Jenny Durkan is sworn into office at the Ethiopian Community Center in November.
A biker crusies down Shilshole Avenue through Ballard's industrial area during a morning commute.
Councilmember Erika Morgan of Black Diamond, Washington.
Manka Dhingra, left, and Jinyoung Lee Englund at a recent debate
A man deposits old needles for new ones at a needle exchange program run by the Grays Harbor County Public Health and Social Services Department in Aberdeen, Wash., Wednesday June 14, 2017.